Posts Filed Under: history
One show went on to Broadway; others barely enlivened their stages.
A look back at Pride's humble origins, and what it meant to march and take back the streets.
The Canadian Historical Exhibition stirs nationalist sentiment in June 1899.
A look at how Pride exploded in size in the 1990s.
The Five Nations of the Iroquois establish villages on the north shore of Lake Ontario in the 1670s, including one near the mouth of the Humber River, at the start of the Toronto Carrying Place.
This year marks the 90th anniversary of the legendary jazz pianist's birth.
The Mississaugas' thriving agricultural village on the Credit River, 1826-1847.
The ROM explores life in Pompeii before it was buried under the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
A look back at the photography retailer, which will shut down in August.
Twenty years ago today, Ontario voted in one of its most controversial governments.
The appropriation of aboriginal dress, history, and imagery, and the stereotypes associated with them.
At the height of the city's Victorian-era love affair with cycling, a record was broken at a local club's annual competition.
The repercussions of the 1796 killing of a Mississaugas chief.
As the former floating restaurant is hauled out of the harbour today, a look back at the time Captain John Letnik's original ship had a sinking feeling.
The British Prime Minister preached peace during his visit to Toronto in 1929.
One of Toronto's first all-you-can-eat "French" buffets.
The ambitious but short-lived Conness-Till movie studio in Swansea.
And he sold sewing machines, stereos, and soul.